BCCI Announces Test Match for Indian Women’s Cricket Team

The Quint
·1 min read

While the Indian women’s cricket team are currently in the middle of an ODI series against South Africa, the BCCI announced a one-off Test match for the team against England.

The Indian team will be playing their first Test match since 2014.

On International Women’s Day, the BCCI Secretary Jay Shah tweeted, “On the occasion of #InternationalWomensDay, I’m pleased to announce that #TeamIndia @BCCIWomen will play a one-off Test match against @ECB_cricket later this year. The women in blue will be donning the whites again Folded hands Flag of India”

Also Read: We Need to Re-Create Rhythm Lost During Break: Harmanpreet Kaur

This content is not available due to your privacy preferences.
Update your settings here to see it.

The Indian women’s team returned to competitive international cricket for the first time in 364 days on 7 March when they lost to the Proteas in Lucknow. Before that ODI, India’s last international appearance was at the Women’s T20 World Cup Final against Australia.

Indian players' only outing since that final in Melbourne was during the exhibition Women's T20 Challenge in Sharjah in November last year. Some of the Indian players also participated in local club tournament in Bangalore earlier this year.

. Read more on Cricket by The Quint.BCCI Announces Test Match for Indian Women’s Cricket TeamIndian Men Can ‘Lawfully’ Rape Their Wives: When Will That Change? . Read more on Cricket by The Quint.